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Sunday Marks Bay Area’s 22nd Spare The Air Alert This Season

The alert puts into effect a ban on burning wood, manufactured fire logs and other solid fuels for 24 hours.

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Gas is $1.99/gallon at an Arco station off Highway 12 at Marina Blvd in Suisun City. Cash only.  (KCBS)

Low Gas Prices, Falling Gas Tax Revenue Has CA Lawmakers Considering Plan To Impose Mileage Tax

Falling gas prices have been a welcome relief for Bay Area drivers, but they pose a serious problem for state coffers.

01/25/2015

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Avian Flu Outbreak In Foster Farm Turkeys In Stanislaus County

A commercial turkey farm is under quarantine after USDA inspectors found the presence the highly pathogenic H5N8 avian influenza strain.

01/24/2015

According to the SF Zoo, 'nothing says "I've moved on," like a hissing cockroach named after your lover! (Carl Court/AFP/Getty Images)

Jilted? On Valentine’s Day Say ‘I Love You’ (Not!) With A Hissing Cockroach Adopted From The SF Zoo

The San Francisco Zoo has come up with a warm way for jilted lovers to show their dis-affection –- hissing cockroaches and giant hairy scorpions.

01/24/2015

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Researchers Hope New Drug That Stops Cancer Spread In Mice Leads To One That Works On Humans

It’s called P-3Fax-Neu5Ac, and while it is a long way from commercial use, “it’s promising.”

01/24/2015

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Traffic At A Virtual Standstill As Thousands Of Anti-Abortion Demonstrators Converge On San Francisco

Tens of thousands of people who oppose abortion gathered in San Francisco Saturday for the 11th Annual Walk for Life event. The event created huge traffic jams in The City, with cars backed up all the way to the Bay Bridge.

01/24/2015

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Oakland Police Arrest Man Suspected Of Assaulting Wife After Overnight Standoff

A man suspected of assaulting his wife was arrested in Oakland Saturday morning after a standoff that lasted nearly 10 hours.

01/24/2015

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Woman Killed In San Jose Hit And Run Collision

A woman was killed in a hit-and-run collision on Almaden Expressway in San Jose Friday evening.

01/23/2015

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Robber Kills San Francisco Man Trying To Protect His Mother

A man died trying to protect his mother from robbers in San Francisco.

01/23/2015

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Uber Denies Suspending Drivers For Registering Vehicles As Commercial

Uber has allegedly been under fire for suspending some of its drivers after complying with advice from California officials. But the app-based, commercial ride-booking service says that’s not the case.

01/23/2015

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Coach Jim Harbaugh’s Oddly Captured Photos

We salute the man who lead the San Francisco 49ers in the past several years, Coach Jim Harbaugh! Oddly enough, he doesn’t take flattering pictures or photographers capture the strangest moments during the games. We collected some of the best right here…

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The 1989 Loma Prieta Earthquake

In 1989, the Loma Prieta Earthquake forever changed the face of the Bay Area. The earthquake struck at 5:04p.m. on October 17th. It killed 63 people and injured thousands. Here are a few images of the damage that resulted from the 6.9 magnitude quake.

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